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World Series ratings: St. Louis TV viewers pick Cards over Rams

  • NEW YORK — No surprise: St. Louis is a baseball town.The Cardinals played a pivotal World Series game at home the same day that the struggling Rams hosted "Monday Night Football." More than four times as many households in the metropolitan area were tuned in to baseball than football. The Cardinals' 3-1 loss in Game 5 to the Boston Red Sox was watched by an average of 14.4 million viewers nationally on Fox. The 8.9 rating was up 1 percent from the last Game 5, in 2011 between St. Louis and the Texas Rangers, the network said Tuesday.The Rams' 14-9 defeat against the Seattle Seahawks averaged 10.8 million viewers on ESPN. In St. Louis, the NFL game earned a combined 10.9 rating for ESPN and the simulcast on a local channel, representing the percentage of homes with televisions tuned in. That was lower than New Orleans (15.8), Portl夜网论坛and, Ore. (12.9), Sacramento (12.5) and Las Vegas (11.5). The combined rating in the Seattle area was 36.4. The baseball game drew a 43.8 rating in St. Louis and a 38.5 in Boston.This marked the second time that the World Series and "Monday Night Football" were played in the same metropolitan area on the same night. The other was 1986 in New York, with the Mets hosting the Red Sox in Game 7 and the Giants playing the Redskins.[......]

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    Brewers get winning hit from improbable source: ace Yovani Gallardo

  • MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo couldn't have picked a better spot for the first pinch hit of his career.Gallardo delivered a double that drove home the winning run with two outs in the 10th inning Tuesday night, foiling Baltimore's strategy and sending the Brewers to a 7-6 victory over the Orioles. "We work on it for that type of situation," said Gallardo, who stepped to the plate with a career batting average of .202 with 12 home runs and 41 RBIs over eight seasons. "That's one of the reasons we're out there hitting every day before the position players, because you never know. Whether it be as simple as getting a bunt down or getting a guy over to third base or whatever."With the pitcher's spot on deck and knowing Milwaukee was out of position players, the Orioles intentionally walked power-hitting Mark Reynolds with two outs and no one on base in the 10th. Reynolds had hit his 12th homer earlier. Brewers manager Ron Roenicke then sent up Gallardo — a starting pitcher who was 1 for 14 this season — to bat for reliever Francisco Rodriguez (2-1).Gallardo drove a 2-0 pitch from T.J. McFarland (0-1) to deep center field to win it."I was just trying to get a ball out over the plate," said Gallardo, hitless in four previous pinch-hit appearances. "When he fell down 2-0, just try and put a good swing on it. Put the ball in play and see what happens. The pitch wasn't where he wanted it, I'm pretty sure, but I was able to make good contact."Orioles[......]

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